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The new Beetle

and Beetle Cabriolet


Contents.
06 Exterior
10 Interior
12 Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet
14 Design
18 R-Line
22 Dune
26 Multimedia
28 Volkswagen Connect
30 Equipment
34 Personalisation
36 Wheels
38 Paint and Upholstery
40 Combinations
44 Technical specification
48 Technology and Dimensions
50 Volkswagen service

Models shown are new Beetle Cabriolet Dune with optional Bi-xenon headlights, tonneau cover and metallic paint.

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Serious style
designed for fun.
The Beetle is back. Dynamic, sleek and eye-catching, but still with
curves in all the right places. Choose from the new Beetle or new Beetle
Cabriolet, two real characters delivering serious style that’s designed
for fun. Retro styling maintains their iconic look, while a host of
refinements makes them sportier and more distinctive than ever.
With plenty of options to individualise your Beetle to suit your character
and driving style, this is your opportunity to create a real showstopper.

Front cover model shown is Beetle Cabriolet R-Line with optional 20" ‘Monterrey’ alloy wheels, Model shown is new Beetle Design 1.4 TSI 150 PS with optional 18" ‘Ashmie Adamantium’ alloy wheels, Bi-xenon headlights, panoramic sunroof and non-metallic paint.
‘Vienna’ leather upholstery, Bi-xenon headlights, light and sight pack and metallic paint.

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Iconic design.
Irresistible appeal.
There’s no mistaking the new Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet.
The flatter bonnet and sharper roofline create a contemporary look
that delivers real sports appeal. The stylishly designed sport-styled
bumpers provide charisma and character, ensuring a design that’s
as edgy and iconic as ever.

01  The new front design features a more sharply defined front bumper and fog lights with static cornering
function, enhanced by range adjustable halogen clear headlights, creating a distinctive look for a new
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generation. Front fog lights, including static cornering function are standard on Design models and above.

Model shown is new Beetle Design with optional 18" ‘Ashmie Adamantium’ alloy wheels, Bi-xenon headlights and non-metallic paint. The new Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet – Exterior 07
Exterior.

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01 The electric power hood of the new Beetle Cabriolet opens up in just 02  Tinted rear light clusters fit flush with the 03  The optional electrically operated panoramic
9.5 seconds and can be operated while on the move at speeds of up to 31mph. contoured curves, enhancing the sculpted lines sunroof fills the interior with natural light and fresh
When closed, the taut fit of the multilayered fabric hood, along with the rear of the rear design while creating a high quality look air, as well as providing generous views of your
safety glass, ensures outside noise is kept to a minimum, while its fine quality with real sports appeal. Model shown is new Beetle surroundings. Easily operated and adjusted, it can
materials and high standard of workmanship provides exceptional durability Cabriolet Design with optional non-metallic paint. be opened or raised by up to 39mm and includes an
against the weather. Depending on your choice of vehicle colour, the electric integrated wind deflector, allowing you to enjoy fresh
power hood is available in Black or Nutria Beige. Please see page 41 for air and sunshine even on faster journeys. Tinted glass
more details. and a manually operated sunblind ensure a pleasant
interior temperature even in direct sunlight. Optional
on Design, R-Line and Dune models. Model shown is
new Beetle Design with optional non-metallic paint.
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Model shown is new Beetle Cabriolet with optional non-metallic paint. The new Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet – Exterior 09
Interior.

The interior styling of the new Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet is stylish and contemporary, with the premium feel you would expect
from a Volkswagen. Subtle design hints hark back to the Beetle’s impressive heritage, yet this is a thoroughly modern model. Functionality
and ergonomics go hand in hand in the new Beetle. The premium quality dashpad is angled towards the driver for optimum driving
convenience, placing the impressive 6.5 inch colour touch-screen infotainment system easily within reach and every switch and control
intuitively to hand. With controls optimally positioned and information clearly in view, driving the new Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet is Interior shown is new Beetle Cabriolet Design with optional ‘Fender’ premium soundpack, light and sight pack, climate control – 2Zone electronic air conditioning, ‘Vienna’ leather upholstery and metallic paint.
so much fun.

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A modern-day classic.
The new Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet offer an impressive entry-level
specification, with a wide range of features and refinements fitted
as standard, ensuring total comfort and convenience for the driver
and passengers alike. What’s not to like?

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01 The ‘Gloss Black’ dashpad, ‘Web’ cloth upholstery, frameless design rear-view mirror and white adjustable
panel illumination create a stylish interior, with ‘Climatic’ air conditioning, front electric windows, heated
rear windscreen and electrically heated and adjustable door mirrors adding to your comfort and convenience.
Practical details include a unique ‘Beetle’ storage compartment in the dashpad, storage compartment in
the front centre armrest, easy entry sliding front seats and split folding rear seat backrest, allowing you to
transport large objects. The entry level Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet are nothing short of impressive. Interior Model shown is new Beetle with optional 16" ‘Whirl’ alloy wheels, Bi-xenon headlights and metallic paint.
shown features optional metallic paint.

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Instant attraction.
Choose the new Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet Design and you are making a statement that
you are your own person. Elegant, stylish and as individual as you are, it makes a real style
statement, while its high level of specification ensures an exceptional driving experience.

01  Body-coloured door sill protectors with chrome


inserts and a chrome strip on the base of the side
windows create a stylish look, while the rear tailgate
spoiler on the new Beetle and twin exhaust tailpipe
add a touch of sportiness.

Please note, rear tailgate spoiler and twin exhaust


tailpipe are only available on 1.4 TSI 150 PS engines
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on the Design model.

Model shown is new Beetle Design 1.4 TSI 150 PS with optional 18" ‘Ashmie Adamantium’ alloy wheels, rear tinted glass and non-metallic paint. The new Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet – Design 15
Spoilt for choice?
The interior of the Design looks stunning, with the dashpad, interior door panels and steering wheel inserts matching the exterior paint colour. Other features include chrome detailing on the air vent surrounds, instrument
The new Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet Design features a ‘Platinum Grey’ centre console with the dashpad, interior door panels and
cluster and radio surround, front and rear carpet mats and vibrant ‘Pepita’ cloth upholstery. The unique Beetle storage compartment above the pays homage to the vehicle’s unique heritage, while the Composition Media
infotainment system, with its 6.5 inch colour touch-screen, MDI (Multi Device Interface) connection and SMS functionality, brings it right up-to-date. Please see page 40 for more details.
steering wheel inserts perfectly complementing your chosen exterior paint colour, allowing you to express your personality to the full.

Blue Silk Metallic Dark Bronze Metallic

Platinum Grey Metallic Ameleva Blue Metallic

Pure White Non-Metallic White Silver Metallic Deep Black Pearl Effect

Interiors shown feature optional ‘Fender’ premium soundpack, light and sound pack and climate control –
2Zone electronic air conditioning.

Black Non-Metallic Tornado Red Non-Metallic Habanero Orange Premium Signature

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Self-confident,
sporty, refined.
With its distinctive looks and sporty finish, the new Beetle and Beetle
Cabriolet R-Line cuts a dash in any setting: at home, on holiday, at work.
The R-Line creates real road presence, demanding to be noticed
wherever you are.

The distinctive ‘R-Line’ model features a sporty styling pack that includes unique ‘R-Line’ front and rear
bumpers, radiator grille and side skirts, enhanced by 18 inch ‘Twister’ alloy wheels, ‘Gloss Black’ door mirrors
Models shown are new Beetle R-Line with optional metallic paint and new Beetle Cabriolet R-Line with optional 19" ‘Tornado’ alloy wheels, with integrated indicators, ‘Gloss Black’ door protectors with chrome inserts and unique ‘R-Line’ badging.
Bi-xenon headlights, ‘Vienna’ leather upholstery, tonneau cover and premium signature paint. To the rear, tinted glass from the B-pillar back (not Cabriolet models), and a twin exhaust tailpipe complete
the look, that just has to be noticed.

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Sports style.
Classically delivered.
If you’re looking for an interior that exudes sportiness but still knows its heritage,
the new Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet R-Line more than deliver, with a whole host
of advanced features and design details close at hand.

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01  Door sill protectors in aluminium feature the unique ‘R-Line’ logo. Whilst looking good, they also protect the door sill area from
scuffs and scratches.

02  Front sports seats are finished in contemporary ‘Kyalami’ cloth upholstery, with an embroidered ‘R-Line’ logo on the head restraints.
The Crystal Grey ‘Microfibre’ side bolsters not only look good, but provide excellent lateral support when cornering, while manual seat
height and lumbar adjustment allows you to find your perfect driving position.

03  Interior features include a leather trimmed multifunction steering wheel with ‘Gloss Black’ inserts, ‘R-Line’ logo and contrast stitching,
aluminium-look pedals and ‘Gloss Black’ dashpad, interior door panels and steering wheel inserts complete with ‘R-Line’ logo. Ambient
lighting and climate control – 2Zone electronic air conditioning create a relaxed interior, and sports instrument dials provide vehicle
information such as the turbocharger boost pressure and engine oil temperature, with a stopwatch to measure journey times. Interior shown is new Beetle R-Line with optional ‘Fender’ premium soundpack, light and sight pack and metallic paint.
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Are you ready
for adventure?
Stylish, rugged and distinctive, there’s no mistaking the new off-road
Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet Dune. Paying tribute to the original Beetle
off-road conversions, including the famous Baja Beetle, the new Beetle
Dune is engineered and styled for adventure, adding an exciting new
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dimension to the Beetle line-up.

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01  Stylish 18 inch ‘Mythos’ alloy wheels with 235/45 R18 tyres and anti-theft wheel bolts are exclusive
to the Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet Dune. Their rugged and stylish design provides the perfect accompaniment
for the Dune’s exclusive interior. Image shown features optional Dark Bronze metallic paint.

Model shown is new Beetle Dune with optional metallic paint. The new Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet – Dune 23
Styled on the past, built for the future.
The Dune is a real free spirit, body evocative of exploration, adventures and distant lands, adding a fresh new look
to the Beetle family. It’s sporty, fun and full of character, just waiting to take you in a new direction.

01  Inside is just as exciting as outside. The doors


and dash continue the dynamic colour scheme,
highlighting the sports instrument dials, while front
sports seats, with height and lumbar adjustment are
finished in ‘Turmeric’ cloth upholstery. The leather
trimmed three-spoke multifunction steering wheel
bears the ‘Dune’ logo and features ‘Dark Ceramic
Turmeric’ stitching, echoed on the gear knob gaiter
and front and rear carpet mats. On automatic DSG
models, the steering wheel also features paddle shift.
Additional refinements include automatic coming/
leaving home lighting function, rain sensor and
automatic dimming interior rear-view mirror, front
and rear parking sensors and dusk sensor, enhancing
the driving experience still further. Image shown is
new Beetle Dune with optional ‘Fender’ premium
soundpack, Discover Navigation touch-screen
navigation/infotainment system, climate control –
2Zone electronic air conditioning and metallic paint.

02  The ride height is raised 10mm above the


standard car’s and features include a wider track,
extended rear wheel arches with matt black grained
protection, 18 inch ‘Mythos’ alloy wheels and bold
new off-road bumpers. Its adventurous character
is emphasised by eye-catching paint colours, a large
silver-framed front air intake with black honeycomb
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grille, Dune door decals and ‘Reflex Silver’ door
mirrors, underbody trims and side sill protectors with
matt black grained inserts underscoring its dynamic
image. To the rear, an extended spoiler, diffuser in
‘Reflex Silver’, twin exhaust tailpipe (2.0 TDI 150 PS
only) and new LED lights create a futuristic yet
rugged and capable look.
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Model shown is new Beetle Cabriolet Dune with optional Bi-xenon headlights, tonneau cover and metallic paint. The new Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet – Dune 25
Multimedia
01 The Composition Media infotainment system is equipped with an impressive 6.5 inch colour touch-screen
with proximity sensor that recognises in advance your intention to touch the screen and automatically
magnifies the display mode. Features also include DAB digital radio receiver, dash-mounted single CD player,
MDI (Multi Device Interface) via USB connection – compatible products only, an AUX-in socket for connection
to an external multimedia source, such as an iPod or MP3 player and SD card reader. The media system also
includes Bluetooth telephone and audio connection for compatible devices1, simultaneous pairing of 2
compatible mobile devices, SMS functionality – allowing you to read, compose and send SMS messages using
the touch-screen display to a compatible Android smartphone (while the vehicle is stationary), title and cover
art display and facilitates music playback from MP3, WMA and AAC files through eight speakers, front and rear.
Standard on all models.

02 The Discover Navigation touch-screen navigation/infotainment system with Car-Net ‘Guide and Inform’2
builds upon the impressive Composition Media system, but with additional features enabling you to easily
manage not only your music, but also navigation data and a broad range of vehicle information. The system
offers preloaded European navigation data, 2D/3D map view which can be easily followed on the 6.5 inch
colour touch-screen, three calculated route choices (Fast, Short and Eco), dynamic navigation based on TMC+,
branded points of interest and Speed Limit Display3. 3-year’s Car-Net ‘Guide and Inform’ access makes it
possible to integrate ‘traffic information online’ into route guidance and transfer public and personal points
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of interest to the navigation system. The service also includes information for fuel station location and pricing,
car parks, weather and news feeds. Optional on all models.

03 The ‘Fender’ premium soundpack delivers a


unique audio experience thanks to the 400 watt
output from the eight speakers and Panasonic/
Fender subwoofer. The visual experience is created
with ambient illumination around the speakers,
door panels, lighting strip under the door trim and
the LEDs on the loudspeaker ring. Optional on Design,
R-Line and Dune models. Model shown features
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optional non-metallic paint.

1 Devices must be Bluetooth HFP (Hands Free Profile) compatible, please contact your authorised Volkswagen retailer for specific
phone compatibility.
2 Car-Net ‘Guide and Inform’ services are accessed via a compatible mobile device. Please see www.volkswagen.co.uk for more information.
The use of ‘Guide and Inform’ services entails exchanging large volumes of data. As such, we strongly recommend that you sign-up for
a flat rate data plan with your mobile network provider. After the initial 3-year Car-Net contract, an annual subscription is chargeable for
the continuation of ‘Guide and Inform’ services.
Interior shown is new Beetle Cabriolet R-Line with optional Discover Navigation touch-screen navigation/DVD infotainment system, Car-Net ‘App-Connect’ and ‘Fender’ premium soundpack.
02 3 Speed Limit Display only reflects national speed limits and does not show temporary speed limit restrictions, or where permanent changes
to speed limits are made in-between map updates.

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Volkswagen Connect®. My Volkswagen. Fuel monitor.
All your car’s information. All in one place. The overview of key information about your car such
as service and maintenance intervals, warning message
Everything you need to know about your vehicle’s fuel
consumption and costs. It even tracks your fuel stops,
displays, fuel level and mileage. especially useful if you use your car for business purposes.
Volkswagen Connect is the easy way to connect your new Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet
to your smartphone. It relays everything you need to know, from service information
and fuel consumption, parking location and helpful tips on driving more economically. Trips. Service partner.
This feature shows detailed map views, trip details, Wherever you are, you can see exactly where your nearby
statistics, and the cost of each trip. You can categorise retailers are and be navigated to the nearest one. And if
Welcome on board. all trips into either business or private, and all of this you need to call them, the app will put you straight through.
can be downloaded to your desktop if required.
Getting started is easy. Follow these simple steps to find
out how Volkswagen Connect® can provide you with help
and information on every journey.
Assistance call.
Driving style. Just press and call Volkswagen’s 24-hour helpline
Step 1
Download the free Volkswagen Connect® App to your This feature can help save you money, analysing and where you’ll be put straight through to Customer
smartphone from the App Store for iOS, or Google Play evaluating all the elements of the engine and braking Service. And if you’re not sure where you are, don’t
Store for Android. performance, combined with your driving style to give worry, it transmits your location directly to them.
you tips on how to be even more efficient when driving.
Step 2
Follow the instructions in the App.
Challenges.
Step 3 Parking space. This feature helps you meet efficiency and driving style
Put the DataPlug onto the diagnostic port that you’ll The app automatically remembers where you’ve parked. targets. Collect points and trophies as you move through
find below the steering wheel. And while you’re away from your car, it’ll show you how the tasks and discover hidden bonus challenges to help
long you’ve been parked for. keep you improving your scores.
Step 4
Connect via Bluetooth.

Step 5
That’s it.
For a list of all compatible models and for more information visit www.vwconnect.com

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A little assistance,
for when you need it.
A whole range of innovative driver assistance systems are available to make driving
and parking easier than ever, helping to keep you safer, more relaxed and in control.

Model shown is new Beetle R-Line with optional 20" ‘Monterrey’ alloy wheels, ‘Vienna’ leather upholstery, Bi-xenon headlights, panoramic sunroof, light and sight pack and metallic paint.

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02  Front and rear parking sensors assist parking


manoeuvres by emitting both audible and visual
signals, alerting the driver to any obstacles in the
way. The closer you are to an obstacle the faster the
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sound frequency, while an optical parking display
indicates your position in relation to obstacles on
the screen of the vehicle’s audio system. Standard 04  Side Scan provides assistance if you want to change lanes from speeds of 37mph upwards. Sensors in the rear of the vehicle monitor
on R-Line and Dune and optional on Beetle, Beetle the traffic and should they detect any road users in your blind spot or vehicles approaching quickly from behind, the system will alert you
Cabriolet and Design models. Image shown features via a warning light within the door mirror housing and an audible warning within the vehicle. Optional on all models.
Discover Navigation touch-screen navigation/
infotainment system which is optional on all models.

03  Climate control – 2Zone electronic air 05 The Keyless entry system enables you to enter and exit your vehicle without
conditioning with automatic air recirculation and taking the key out of your pocket. Once inside, as long as you have the key on
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allergy filter features dual zone temperature control you, the engine can be started without inserting the key in the ignition by simply
for the driver and front seat passenger, allowing each pressing a button in the centre console. On convertible models, you also have the
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to select their individual preferred temperature. facility to remotely operate the convertible roof. Optional on Design, R-Line and 06  The stylish sports instrument dials sit on the dashboard, with gauges for the
A sensor monitors the outside air quality and if Dune models. turbo boost pressure, oil temperature and a stopwatch to measure journey times.
01 The comprehensive airbag system includes driver’s and front passenger’s airbags with passenger’s airbag deactivation switch and a driver’s and front passenger’s necessary automatically activates the air recirculation Standard on R-Line and Dune and optional on Design models.
combined head and side airbag system. Standard on all Beetle models. Front side airbag system with curtain airbags are optional on Beetle models. Image shown is for function. Standard on R-Line and optional on Design
illustration purposes only and may not necessarily reflect UK specification. and Dune models. 07 The Electronic Stability Control (ESC) utilises sensors to detect critical
situations at an early stage, reacting within milliseconds by controlling the
speed of individual wheels, helping to bring the vehicle under control.
A careful driving style is essential, however, as even Electronic Stability
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Control cannot extend beyond the laws of physics. Standard on all models.

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Personalise.
01  Available as an option for Design models is the
Black style pack. Consisting of stylish 17 inch ‘Rotor
Black’ alloy wheels with 215/55 R17 tyres, they
match perfectly with the black roof and tailgate
spoiler, or hood and upper tailgate spoiler on
convertible models. Also finished in black is the front
Black is understated and refined, adding a touch of air intake, door mirrors with integrated indicators
and the lower door protectors with chrome inserts.
luxury and sophistication. Transform your new Beetle Optional on Design models.

or Beetle Cabriolet with the optional Black style pack 02–03 The decal stripes are available in black
or silver, adorning the roof, bonnet and rear tailgate
or exterior decal stripes. Specify the style pack and on the Beetle, and the bonnet and rear spoiler
on the Beetle Cabriolet, giving your new Beetle
the exterior is transformed with black styling hints to or Beetle Cabriolet an even more striking and
expressive appearance. Optional on Design 1.4 litre
the alloy wheels, roof or hood front air intake, door TSI 150 PS and R-Line models. Image shown is new
Beetle Design 1.4 litre TSI 150 PS with optional
protectors and door mirrors, all which combine to rear tinted glass, Light and sight pack, Bi-xenon
headlights and non-metallic paint.
make this very special addition turn heads.
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Model shown is new Beetle Design with optional Black style pack, Bi-xenon headlights and non-metallic paint.
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Wheels.

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01  6½J x 16" steel wheels with 215/60 R16 tyres and full size wheel trims. 05  ‘Whirl’ 6½J x 16" alloy wheels with 215/60 R16 tyres and anti-theft wheel bolts. 09  ‘Ashmie Adamantium’ 8J x 18" alloy wheels with 235/45 R18 tyres and anti-theft wheel bolts.
Standard on Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet models. Optional on Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet models. Optional on Design models. Optional on R-Line models as a no cost option.

02  ‘Orbit’ with chrome effect rims 7J x 17" alloy wheels with 215/55 R17 tyres 06  ‘Orbit Black’ 7J x 17" alloy wheels with 215/55 R17 tyres and anti-theft wheel bolts. 10  ‘Mythos Sandstorm’ 8J x 18" alloy wheels with 235/45 R18 tyres and anti-theft wheel bolts.
and anti-theft wheel bolts. Standard on Design models. Optional on Design models. Optional on Dune models as a no cost option.

03  ‘Twister’ 8J x 18" alloy wheels with 235/45 R18 tyres and anti-theft wheel bolts. 07  ‘Rotor’ 7J x 17" alloy wheels with 215/55 R17 tyres and anti-theft wheel bolts. 11  ‘Tornado’ 8J x 19" alloy wheels with 235/40 R19 tyres, anti-theft wheel bolts and sports suspension.
Standard on R-Line and optional on Design models. Optional on Design models as a no cost option. Optional on R-Line models.

04  ‘Mythos’ 8J x 18" alloy wheels with 235/45 R18 tyres and anti-theft wheel bolts. 08  ‘Discus’ 8J x 18" alloy wheels with 235/45 R18 tyres and anti-theft wheel bolts. 12  ‘Monterrey’ 8J x 20" alloy wheels with 235/35 R20 tyres, anti-theft wheel bolts and sports suspension.
Standard on Dune models. Optional on Design models. Optional on R-Line models as a no cost option. Optional on R-Line models.

Images shown feature optional non-metallic and metallic paint.

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Paint. Upholstery.

‘Pure White’ Non-Metallic 0Q ‘Black’ Non-Metallic A1 ‘Tornado Red’ Non-Metallic G2 ‘Blue Silk’ Metallic 2B ‘Web’ cloth  B   Titan Black MK ‘Pepita’ cloth   D   Nutria Beige MW/MV ‘Pepita’ cloth   D   Anthracite MX
BE  B D RL DU   BE  B D RL DU BE  B D RL BE  B D RL
BC  B D RL DU BC  B D RL DU BC  B D RL BC  B D RL

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‘Dark Bronze’ Metallic 2J ‘Platinum Grey’ Metallic 2R ‘Ameleva Blue’ Metallic 5Y ‘White Silver’ Metallic K8 ‘Pepita’ cloth   D   Titan Black/Nutria Beige XA ‘Kyalami’ cloth  RL ‘Turmeric’ cloth  DU   Dark Ceramic 07
BE  B D DU BE  B D RL BE  B D RL BE  B D RL Titan Black/Crystal Grey IH
BC  B D DU BC  B D RL BC  B D RL BC  B D RL

‘Deep Black’ Pearl Effect 2T ‘Habanero Orange’ Premium Signature V9 ‘Vienna’ leather*   B D DU   Titan Black JU ‘Vienna’ leather*   D   Nutria Beige NJ/NK ‘Vienna’ leather*   RL   Titan Black/Art Grey 88
BE  B D RL DU BE  B D RL
BC  B D RL DU BC  B D RL
 Standard    Optional

Please note: Swatches reproduced for illustration purposes only. Actual upholstery colours may vary
 Standard    Optional B | Beetle/Beetle Cabriolet  D | Design 
from those shown, as print processes do not allow exact reproduction of the upholstery colours.
Please note: Colour range is reproduced for illustration purposes only. Actual on-car colours may vary from those shown,
BE | Beetle  BC | Beetle Cabriolet RL | R-Line  DU | Dune * Optional at extra cost. Some parts of leather interior will contain artificial leather.
as print processes do not allow exact reproduction of the paint colours.
B | Beetle/Beetle Cabriolet  D | Design  RL | R-Line  DU | Dune Images shown are new Beetle Design 1.4 TSI 150 PS with optional ‘Ashmie Adamantium’ alloy wheels and parking sensors.
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Combinations – Beetle. Combinations – Beetle Cabriolet.

Habanero Orange  V9*

Habanero Orange  V9*


Platinum Grey  2R*

Platinum Grey  2R*


Premium Signature

Premium Signature
Ameleva Blue  5Y*

Ameleva Blue  5Y*


Tornado Red  G2*

Tornado Red  G2*


White Silver  K8*

White Silver  K8*


Dark Bronze  2J*

Dark Bronze  2J*


Pure White  0Q*

Pure White  0Q*


Deep Black  2T*

Deep Black  2T*


Electric power
Blue Silk  2B*

Blue Silk  2B*


Non-Metallic

Non-Metallic

Non-Metallic

Non-Metallic

Non-Metallic

Non-Metallic
upper/lower

upper/lower

hood colour
Pearl Effect

Pearl Effect
Roof colour
Dashboard

Dashboard
upholstery

upholstery
Rooflining

Rooflining
Black A1

Black A1
Dashpad

Dashpad
Metallic

Metallic

Metallic

Metallic

Metallic

Metallic

Metallic

Metallic

Metallic

Metallic
Seat

Seat
‘Web’ cloth Standard on Beetle  ● ‘Web’ cloth Standard on Beetle Cabriolet  ●
Titan Black MK Gloss Black Titan Black Black Body-coloured ●  Black ● ●  ● ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ● ●  ● Titan Black MK Gloss Black Titan Black Black Black ● Nutria Beige ●  ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ●  ●  ●

‘Pepita’ cloth Standard on Design  ● ‘Pepita’ cloth Standard on Design  ●


Nutria Beige MW Body-coloured Titan Black Nutria Beige Body-coloured ●  Black ● ●  ● ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ● ●  ● Nutria Beige MV Body-coloured Titan Black Nutria Beige Black ● Nutria Beige ●  ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ●  ●  ●

Anthracite MX Body-coloured Titan Black Black Body-coloured ●  Black ● ●  ● ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ● ●  ● Anthracite MX Body-coloured Titan Black Black Black ● Nutria Beige ●  ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ●  ●  ●

Titan Black/Nutria Beige XA Body-coloured Titan Black Black Body-coloured ●  Black ● ●  ● ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ● ●  ● Titan Black/Nutria Beige XA Body-coloured Titan Black Black Black ● Nutria Beige ●  ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ●  ●  ●

‘Kyalami’ cloth Standard on R-Line  ● ‘Kyalami’ cloth Standard on R-Line  ●


Titan Black/Crystal Grey IH Gloss Black Titan Black Black Body-coloured ●  Black ● ●  ● ● ●  ● ●  ● – ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ● ●  ● Titan Black/Crystal Grey IH Gloss Black Titan Black Black Black ● Nutria Beige ●  ●  ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ●

‘Turmeric’ cloth Standard on Dune  ● ‘Turmeric’ cloth Standard on Dune  ●


Dark Ceramic 07 Gloss Black Titan Black Black Body-coloured ●  Black ● ●  ● ● – – ●  ● – – – ● – Dark Ceramic 07 Gloss Black Titan Black Black Black ● Nutria Beige ●  ● ● – – ● – – – ● –

‘Vienna’ leather*† Optional on Beetle  ○ ‘Vienna’ leather*† Optional on Beetle Cabriolet  ○


Titan Black JU Gloss Black Titan Black Black Body-coloured ●  Black ● ●  ● ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ● ●  ● Titan Black JU Gloss Black Titan Black Black Black ● Nutria Beige ●  ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ● ● ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ●  ●

‘Vienna’ leather*† Optional on Design  ○ ‘Vienna’ leather*† Optional on Design  ○


Titan Black JU Body-coloured Titan Black Black Body-coloured ●  Black ● ●  ● ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ● ●  ● Titan Black JU Body-coloured Titan Black Black Black ● Nutria Beige ●  ●  ●  ●  ●  ●  ● ● ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ●  ●

Nutria Beige NJ Body-coloured Nutria Beige Nutria Beige Body-coloured ●  Black ● ●  ● ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ● ●  ● Nutria Beige NK Body-coloured Nutria Beige Nutria Beige Black ● Nutria Beige ●  ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ● ●

‘Vienna’ leather*† Optional on R-Line  ○ ‘Vienna’ leather*† Optional on R-Line  ○


Titan Black/Art Grey 88 Gloss Black Titan Black Black Body-coloured ●  Black ● ●  ● ● ●  ● ●  ● – ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ● ●  ● Titan Black/Art Grey 88 Gloss Black Titan Black Black Black ● Nutria Beige ●  ●  ●  ●  ● ●  ● ●  ● ●  ●  ● ●  ●  ●  ●  ●

‘Vienna’ leather*† Optional on Dune  ○ ‘Vienna’ leather*† Optional on Dune  ○


Black JU Gloss Black Titan Black Black Body-coloured ●  Black ● ●  ● ● – – ●  ● – – – ● – Black JU Gloss Black Titan Black Black Black ● Nutria Beige ●  ● ● – – ● – – – ● –

*  Optional at extra cost.   †  Some parts of leather interior will contain artificial leather. *  Optional at extra cost   †  Some parts of leather interior will contain artificial leather.
● Standard.  ○ Optional at extra cost.  – Not available.   ● ●  Roof in body-colour or Black. Unless indicated with a circle, the combination is not available. ● Standard.  ○ Optional at extra cost.  – Not available.   ● ● Electric power hood in Black or Nutria Beige. Unless indicated with a circle, the combination is not available.

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There’s a Volkswagen for all of us.
Nippy city run around? Luxurious executive saloon? Open-top cruiser? Whatever To see these models and configure your ideal Volkswagen,
it is you’re looking for, we probably have it. From the iconic Beetle and Golf GTI visit: www.volkswagen.co.uk
to the compact up!, there’s a Volkswagen for everyone.
If you’re thinking you might like to try a different Volkswagen, there are over
20 models in our range, so there’s bound to be at least one that catches your eye.

Spacious family cars City run around 4x4


Sharan: The ultimate in convenience with sliding up!: The ideal city car. Fun, easy to manoeuvre Touareg: The SUV just got smarter. True four by
rear doors, and enough space for the whole and surprisingly spacious, with that trademark four capability off-road, and smooth, luxurious
family. And their luggage. And the dogs. Volkswagen solidity. and powerful when on it, with four wheel drive
technology, ‘4MOTION’ as standard.
If it’s space you’re after, then you might If you’re looking for something slightly more
also like to consider the Tiguan, Tiguan Allspace, spacious, then why not consider the up!’s Go everywhere, do anything in our four wheel
Golf SV, Golf Estate, Touran and Passat Estate. bigger sibling, the Polo. City run around drive alternatives: Golf Alltrack, Tiguan,
practicality with more versatility and even Tiguan Allspace and Passat and Passat Estate
more space can be found on the iconic Golf. 4MOTION models.

Sporty Style Executive


Golf: As exciting to drive as it is to Beetle: The original icon. Volkswagen Passat: Perfectly turned out high-tech,
look at. Style, performance and power. And still the most unique way executive luxury. A contemporary, stylish and
to make a fashion statement. innovative Saloon.
You will also find our sporty gene
in the iconic Golf GTD, Golf GTI and For more fun with the top down, All the luxury you need can also be found in the
Golf R. why not consider the Beetle Cabriolet. Jetta, as well as the spacious, stylish and practical
Passat Estate.
Technical specification – Beetle.
Beetle, Design Dune Design Dune Design Design Design R-Line Dune R-Line Dune
1.2 litre TSI 105 PS 1.2 litre TSI 105 PS 1.2 litre TSI 105 PS 1.2 litre TSI 105 PS 1.4 litre TSI 150 PS 2.0 litre TDI 110 PS 2.0 litre TDI 110 PS 2.0 litre TDI 150 PS 2.0 litre TDI 150 PS 2.0 litre TDI 150 PS 2.0 litre TDI 150 PS
Engines Engines
Engine type Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder Engine type Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder
Cubic capacity, ltrs/cc 1.2/1197 1.2/1197 1.2/1197 1.2/1197 1.4/1395 Cubic capacity, ltrs/cc 2.0/1968 2.0/1968 2.0/1968 2.0/1968 2.0/1968 2.0/1968
Max. output, PS (01)/kW at rpm 105/77 @ 4500-5500 105/77 @ 4500-5500 105/77 @ 4500-5500 105/77 @ 4500-5500 150/110 @ 5000-6000 Max. output, PS (01)/kW at rpm 110/81 @ 3500 110/81 @ 3500 150/110 @ 3500 150/110 @ 3500 150/110 @ 3500 150/110 @ 3500
Max. torque, lbs.ft/Nm at rpm 129/175 @ 1400-4000 129/175 @ 1400-4000 129/175 @ 1400-4000 129/175 @ 1400-4000 185/250 @ 1500-3500 Max. torque, lbs.ft/Nm at rpm 185/250 @ 1500-3000 185/250 @ 1500-3000 251/340 @ 1750-3000 251/340 @ 1750-3000 251/340 @ 1750-3000 251/340 @ 1750-3000
Gearbox: 6 speed manual 6 speed manual 7 speed auto DSG 7 speed auto DSG 6 speed manual Gearbox: 5 speed manual 7 speed auto DSG 6 speed manual 6 speed manual 6 speed auto DSG 6 speed auto DSG

Weights, kgs Weights, kgs


Unladen weight (02)
1314 1366 1340 1382 1346 Unladen weight (02) 1393 1395 1421 1480 1445 1504
Gross vehicle weight 1760 1750 1780 1780 1780 Gross vehicle weight 1860 1860 1870 1860 1890 1880
Payload (02)
410-521 459 404-515 473 395-509 Payload (02)
431-542 540 411-524 455 407-520 451
Axle load limit: front/rear 940/870 940/860 960/870 970/870 960/870 Axle load limit: front/rear 1020/870 1040/870 1050/870 1050/860 1080/870 1070/860

Roof load Roof load


Max. roof load 50 50 50 50 50 Max. roof load 50 50 50 50 50 50

Performance Performance
Top speed, mph (km/h), where the law permits 112 (180) 110 (177) 112 (180) 110 (177) 126 (203) Top speed, mph (km/h), where the law permits 113 (182) 113 (182) 125 (202) 124 (200) 124 (200) 123 (198)
Acceleration, secs 0 - 62mph 10.9 11.3 10.9 11.3 8.7 Acceleration, secs 0 - 62mph 11.0 11.0 8.9 9.2 8.9 9.2
ABI insurance group, 1 - 50 13E, 14E 15E 14E 15E 20E ABI insurance group, 1 - 50 14E 14E 21E 21E 21E 21E

Environmental information Environmental information


Fuel grade, minimum Unleaded, 95 RON Unleaded, 95 RON Unleaded, 95 RON Unleaded, 95 RON Unleaded, 95 RON Fuel grade, minimum Diesel (03) Diesel (03) Diesel (03) Diesel (03) Diesel (03) Diesel (03)
Fuel tank capacity, galls/ltrs (04)
12/55 12/55 12/55 12/55 12/55 Fuel tank capacity, galls/ltrs (04)
12/55 12/55 12/55 12/55 12/55 12/55
Official fuel consumption, mpg/ltr per 100km (05)
Official fuel consumption, mpg/ltr per 100km (05)

Urban 42.2/6.7 (05) 42.2/6.7 (05) 46.3/6.1 (05) 46.3/6.1 (05) 40.4/7.0 (05) Urban 56.5/5.0 (05) 55.4/5.1 (05) 52.3/5.4 (05) 52.3/5.4 (05) 49.6/5.7 (05) 50.4/5.6 (05)
Extra-urban 60.1/4.7 (05) 60.1/4.7 (05) 60.1/4.7 (05) 60.1/4.7 (05) 57.6/4.9 (05) Extra-urban 72.4/3.9 (05) 65.7/4.3 (05) 68.9/4.1 (05) 68.9/4.1 (05) 64.2/4.4 (05) 64.2/4.4 (05)
Combined 52.3/5.4 (05)
51.4/5.5 (05)
54.3/5.2 (05)
54.3/5.2 (05)
49.6/5.7 (05)
Combined 65.7/4.3 (05)
61.4/4.6 (05)
61.4/4.6 (05)
62.8/4.5 (05)
58.9/4.8 (05)
58.9/4.8 (05)
Official CO2 emission, g/km (05) 126 (05) 126 (05) 121 (05) 122 (05) 132 (05) Official CO2 emission, g/km (05) 113 (05) 121 (05) 119 (05) 119 (05) 126 (05) 127 (05)
Emission class EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6 Emission class EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6
Noise, dB 70.0 70.0 69.0 69.0 72.0 Noise, dB 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0

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Technical specification – Beetle Cabriolet.
Beetle Cabriolet, Design Dune Design Dune Design Design Design R-Line Dune R-Line Dune
1.2 litre TSI 105 PS 1.2 litre TSI 105 PS 1.2 litre TSI 105 PS 1.2 litre TSI 105 PS 1.4 litre TSI 150 PS 2.0 litre TDI 110 PS 2.0 litre TDI 110 PS 2.0 litre TDI 150 PS 2.0 litre TDI 150 PS 2.0 litre TDI 150 PS 2.0 litre TDI 150 PS
Engines Engines
Engine type Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder Engine type Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder Four cylinder
Cubic capacity, ltrs/cc 1.2/1197 1.2/1197 1.2/1197 1.2/1197 1.4/1395 Cubic capacity, ltrs/cc 2.0/1968 2.0/1968 2.0/1968 2.0/1968 2.0/1968 2.0/1968
Max. output, PS (01)/kW at rpm 105/77 @ 4500-5500 105/77 @ 4500-5500 105/77 @ 4500-5500 105/77 @ 4500-5500 150/110 @ 5000-6000 Max. output, PS (01)/kW at rpm 110/81 @ 3100-4500 110/81 @ 3100-4500 150/110 @ 3500-4000 150/110 @ 3500-4000 150/110 @ 3500-4000 150/110 @ 3500-4000
Max. torque, lbs.ft/Nm at rpm 129/175 @ 1400-4000 129/175 @ 1400-4000 129/175 @ 1400-4000 129/175 @ 1400-4000 185/250 @ 1500-3500 Max. torque, lbs.ft/Nm at rpm 185/250 @ 1500-3000 185/250 @ 1500-3000 251/340 @ 1750-3000 251/340 @ 1750-3000 251/340 @ 1750-3000 251/340 @ 1750-3000
Gearbox: 6 speed manual 6 speed manual 7 speed auto DSG 7 speed auto DSG 6 speed manual Gearbox: 5 speed manual 7 speed auto DSG 6 speed manual 6 speed manual 6 speed auto DSG 6 speed auto DSG

Weights, kgs Weights, kgs


Unladen weight (02)
1395 1460 1421 1486 1432 Unladen weight (02) 1484 1504 1505 1571 1526 1595
Gross vehicle weight 1790 1790 1820 1800 1810 Gross vehicle weight 1890 1910 1900 1900 1920 1920
Payload (02)
386-470 405 390-474 399 364-453 Payload (02)
391-481 391-481 381-470 404 380-469 400
Axle load limit: front/rear 960/880 960/880 990/880 980/880 980/880 Axle load limit: front/rear 1060/880 1080/880 1070/880 1070/880 1090/880 1090/880

Performance Performance
Top speed, mph (km/h), where the law permits 111 (178) 109 (175) 111 (178) 109 (175) 125 (201) Top speed, mph (km/h), where the law permits 112 (180) 112 (180) 124 (200) 123 (198) 123 (198) 122 (196)
Acceleration, secs 0 - 62mph 11.7 12.1 11.7 12.1 9.1 Acceleration, secs 0 - 62mph 11.7 11.7 9.3 9.6 9.3 9.6
ABI insurance group, 1 - 50 16E, 17E 17E 17E 17E 22E ABI insurance group, 1 - 50 16E 16E 23E 23E 23E 23E

Environmental information Environmental information


Fuel grade, minimum Unleaded, 95 RON Unleaded, 95 RON Unleaded, 95 RON Unleaded, 95 RON Unleaded, 95 RON Fuel grade, minimum Diesel (03) Diesel (03) Diesel (03) Diesel (03) Diesel (03) Diesel (03)
Fuel tank capacity, galls/ltrs (04) 12/55 12/55 12/55 12/55 12/55 Fuel tank capacity, galls/ltrs (04) 12/55 12/55 12/55 12/55 12/55 12/55
Official fuel consumption, mpg/ltr per 100km (05)
Official fuel consumption, mpg/ltr per 100km (05)

Urban 42.2/6.7 (05) 41.5/6.8 (05) 44.8/6.3 (05) 44.8/6.3 (05) 39.2/7.2 (05) Urban 55.4/5.1 (05) 55.4/5.1 (05) 52.3/5.4 (05) 51.4/5.5 (05) 48.7/5.8 (05) 49.6/5.7 (05)
Extra-urban 58.9/4.8 (05)
58.9/4.8 (05)
58.9/4.8 (05)
57.6/4.9 (05)
55.4/5.1 (05)
Extra-urban 70.6/4.0 (05)
65.7/4.3 (05)
67.3/4.2 (05)
65.7/4.3 (05)
62.8/4.5 (05)
62.8/4.5 (05)
Combined 51.4/5.5 (05) 50.4/5.6 (05) 52.3/5.4 (05) 52.3/5.4 (05) 47.9/5.9 (05) Combined 64.2/4.4 (05) 61.4/4.6 (05) 61.4/4.6 (05) 60.1/4.7 (05) 57.6/4.9 (05) 56.5/5.0 (05)
Official CO2 emission, g/km (05)
127 (05)
129 (05)
125 (05)
126 (05)
136 (05)
Official CO2 emission, g/km (05)
116 (05)
121 (05)
120 (05)
122 (05)
129 (05)
130 (05)
Emission class EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6 Emission class EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6 EURO 6
Noise, dB 70.0 70.0 69.0 69.0 72.0 Noise, dB 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0

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Technology. Dimensions.
Technical specification notes Running gear New Beetle New Beetle New Beetle New Beetle
(01) The maximum power output figures are quoted in PS (or Pferdestärke, which is the metric equivalent – Electronic Stability Control (ESC) including Electronic Differential Lock (EDL), Traction Control (ASR) Dune Cabriolet Cabriolet
of horsepower). To convert from metric to imperial horsepower, divide the PS figure by 1.0139. – Front suspension through coil springs with telescopic shock absorbers, all elements integrated Dune
(02) Figures are calculated in accordance with manufacturer’s criteria. The individual unladen weight depends in chassis legs Exterior dimensions New Beetle New Beetle Cabriolet
on the specification of the vehicle, this then reduces the possible payload accordingly. The unladen – Rear suspension with gas pressure shock absorbers and separate springs Length, mm 4288 4286 4288 4286

009) 009)
weight and payload both include the fuel tank 90% full, driver (68kg) and luggage (7kg) in line with – Wheel control: front through chassis legs and (lower) triangular wishbones (directionally stabilising Height, mm 1488 1502 1473 1490

PD[
D[ D[
max. (1

42) 42)

P

 
2048 2048
942 (9942 (9

PD[
EU directive 95/48. steering roll radius)

max. (1

 
P
Height

1044 1044
(03) The use of 100% RME and FAME (bio diesel) is not possible. Forecourt diesel with up to 7% bio diesel – Front and rear anti-roll bar
– opened tailgate/floor, mm 2048 2048 1544 1562
content, adhering to standard BS EN 590, can be used in diesel engines. The use of ethanol in forecourt
– opened hood/floor, mm N/A N/A 1953 1970

136 136

 
petrol meeting BS EN 228 is allowable. Steering
(04) The size of the fuel tank is approximate and therefore it may be possible to add a greater amount of fuel – Electro-mechanical steering rack Width 2524 

4288 min.
2524 PLQ


than the size of the tank specified, due to the space in the filler neck. – Collapsible, height and lengthways adjustable safety steering column – excluding door mirrors, mm 1825 1822 1825 1822 4288 min. PLQ

(05) Fuel consumption and CO2 figures are obtained under standardised EU test conditions – including door mirrors, mm 2021 2021 2021 2021
(Directive 93/116/EEC). This allows a direct comparison between different manufacturer models but may Brakes Wheelbase, mm 2524 2540 2538 2542

PD[
max. max.
not represent the actual fuel consumption achieved in ‘real world’ driving conditions. More information – ABS (Electronically controlled Anti-lock Braking System) with EBD (Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution)
Turning circle, m 10.8 10.8 10.8 10.8

PD[
1488 1488
is available on the Volkswagen website at www.volkswagen.co.uk and at www.dft.gov.uk/vca. The – Asbestos-free brake pads
weight of a vehicle will influence the level of CO2 emissions it produces; as a result, vehicles with higher – Diagonal twin-circuit brake system with inner-ventilated front disc brakes and rear disc brakes
levels of specification and factory-fitted options may emit higher levels of CO2. Choosing larger alloy – Battery regeneration (recuperation – energy recovery during braking)) Interior dimensions
1571 min. 1543 min. PLQ PLQ

wheels than those fitted as standard may result in increased fuel consumption as well as higher CO2 Effective headroom 1581 max.
1571 min.
1825 max.
min.
1553 max.
1543 min.
PD[
PLQ
PLQ
PD[
PLQ
1581 1553 max.
2021 PD[ PD[

1825 max. PD[
emissions and subsequently an increased Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) band. BIK rates paid by company Engines – front (with sunroof), mm 1044 (1009) 1044 (1009) 1039 1039 1825 min.
1825 max. 2021
PLQ
PD[ 

car drivers may also increase. In some instances, the recommended ‘On the road’ retail price paid for a – 1.2 litre/105 PS (01) (77 kW) petrol engine: EU6 emissions standard, four cylinder in-line direct injection – rear (with sunroof), mm 942 (942) 942 (942) 956 956
vehicle may increase as a result of the increased VED rate. CO2 is the main greenhouse gas responsible engine, two valves per cylinder and turbocharger module with electric boost pressure regulation. Available
Elbow width – front, mm 1459 1459 1459 1459
for global warming. The specifications contained in this brochure are for information purposes only and with a six speed manual or a seven speed automatic DSG transmission
Elbow width – rear, mm 1308 1308 1157 1157
are subject to change.
– 1.4 litre/150 PS (01) (110 kW) petrol engine: EU6 emissions standard, four cylinder in-line direct injection 1493 

 

 
1459 1459

1308 1308
Transmission
1493 
twin-charged engine with four valves per cylinder, a supercharger and a turbocharger. Available with a six Maximum luggage capacity, litres – VDA measuring method using 200 x 100 x 50mm blocks 838 

– Front wheel drive through asbestos-free single-plate dry clutch. Hydraulic clutch mechanism. speed manual transmission
838 

With rear seats upright 310 310 225 225


Five or six speed manual, six or seven speed automatic DSG gearbox with double joint half axles
With rear seats folded 905 905 N/A N/A
– Electronic differential lock, combined with a hydraulically operated single-plate dry clutch – 2.0 litre/110 PS (01) (81 kW) common rail diesel engine: EU6 emissions standard, four cylinder in-line
with asbestos-free lining common rail diesel engine, with four valves per cylinder. Fitted with a turbocharger and a DPF (Diesel
Figures shown are for standard specification models. The addition of certain factory-fitted options and/or accessories On illustrations, where arrows and figures are shown inside of the vehicle, the measurements are for interior dimensions.
–  Five speed manual: 2.0 litre TDI 110 PS Particulate Filter). Available with a five speed manual or a seven speed automatic DSG transmission may affect some of the dimensions shown. Where arrows and figures are shown outside of the vehicle, the measurements are for exterior dimensions.
–  Six speed manual: 1.2 litre TSI 105 PS, 1.4 litre TSI 150 PS, 2.0 litre TDI 150 PS
–  Six speed auto DSG: 2.0 litre TDI 150 PS – 2.0 litre/150 PS (01) (110 kW) common rail diesel engine: EU6 emissions standard, four cylinder in-line
–  Seven speed auto DSG: 1.2 litre TSI 105 PS, 2.0 litre TDI 110 PS common rail diesel engine, with four valves per cylinder. Fitted with a turbocharger and a DPF (Diesel
Particulate Filter). Available with a six speed manual or a six speed automatic DSG transmission

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Volkswagen service.
Exclusions and terms and conditions apply to all warranties and plans listed. For pricing and further details Service Intervals Volkswagen Ensurance5 Volkswagen Roadside Assistance
of Volkswagen Warranties and Service Plans, please consult your authorised Volkswagen retailer or repairer, Volkswagen is pleased to offer you a choice on how your Volkswagen is serviced. The appropriate selection is Get three years’ Volkswagen Ensurance cover for free. Every new car is registered for Volkswagen Roadside Assistance for one year except the Touareg which
or visit www.volkswagen.co.uk entirely dependent on how the car is likely to be driven and its general use. To help you identify which type of Another great benefit of being a Volkswagen driver. If your Volkswagen was damaged in an accident, wouldn’t is registered for three years. This provides vehicle roadside and home recovery in the unlikely event of
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Three-year Warranty The Fixed Service is recommended for vehicles that will cover less than 10,000 miles in 12 months and if the motor insurance policy no matter who you are insured with, to make sure you get the quality repair and service Exclusions and terms and conditions apply. For pricing and further details of Volkswagen Roadside
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the failure of most technical and electrical components due to manufacturing defects. This comprises a • Predominantly urban driving, short journeys with frequent cold starts. your claim from start to finish ensuring your Volkswagen is restored to the highest standard.
two-year manufacturer’s warranty with unlimited mileage plus a further one-year/60,000 miles (whichever • Activities regularly producing high engine loading, e.g. frequent hill climbs, driving with vehicle fully Activate your cover and benefit from: Tax Free Sales
is soonest) Retailer Warranty1. Should the mileage exceed 60,000 miles within the first two years, the loaded and towing. • A guarantee that your Volkswagen will be repaired in a Volkswagen approved repairer, For full details, please contact your authorised Volkswagen retailer.
manufacturer’s two-year warranty will still be valid. Full details of the three-year warranty are available from • Uneconomical driving style using high rpms with heavy acceleration and heavy braking. by Volkswagen trained technicians, using only genuine Volkswagen parts and paints.
your authorised Volkswagen retailer or repairer. The service intervals for the Fixed Service are as follows: • A dedicated Claims Manager who will manage your claim from start to finish, liaising with your insurer Please note:
• Oil change service – and the repairer so you don’t have to. Some illustrations in this brochure do not necessarily reflect UK specifications and may not be available.
Body Protection Warranty After 1 year or 10,000 miles (15,000km), whichever is soonest. • Help to recover any uninsured losses using our Legal Expenses Cover. In particular, controls and some items of equipment are positioned differently for the UK.
The internal body sections and panels of the Beetle are covered against rusting through from the inside • Inspection service2 – • Online claims tracking so you can keep up to date with the status of any claim. The specifications contained in this brochure are for information purposes only and are subject to change.
for 12 years. Naturally, the vehicle must be cared for in compliance with the manufacturer’s operating First after 2 years or 20,000 miles (30,000km), then every one year or 20,000 miles (30,000km), Volkswagen Ensurance is free to all Volkswagen customers for three years and it only takes a minute If you require any specific feature, you must consult your authorised Volkswagen retailer who is regularly
instructions. Please consult your authorised Volkswagen retailer or repairer for full warranty details. whichever is soonest. to get cover. To find out more and to activate your cover, visit volkswagen-ensurance.co.uk updated with any change in specification. Please check model availability and full specification details with
your authorised Volkswagen retailer prior to ordering.
Three-year Paintwork Warranty The Flexible Service is recommended for vehicles with daily mileage of more than 25 miles where the vehicle Volkswagen Finance6 Note: we would like to advise you that telephone calls to Volkswagen Customer Care may be monitored
This latest paintwork warranty, pioneered by Volkswagen, provides you with cover on a new car. Naturally, is driven regularly mainly on longer distance journeys. The vehicle is driven mainly at a constant speed with Volkswagen Finance specialises in providing funding solutions for Volkswagen drivers. Whether and recorded as part of our training and quality assurance processes. All our monitoring and recording
during the warranty period the car must be cared for in compliance with the manufacturer’s operating minimum vehicle and engine loading, minimal towing and driven in an economical manner. With the Flexible your Volkswagen is for private or business use, you can choose from a range of funding options. processes meet Oftel regulations.
instructions. Any paintwork defects, as a result of the manufacturing process, will be rectified without charge. Service the vehicle can cover anywhere between 10,0003 and a maximum of 20,0003 miles or 24 months • Solutions – a Personal Contract Plan
(whichever is soonest) between oil changes. • Hire purchase
Approved Accessories The service intervals for the Flexible Service are as follows: • Lease purchase
A comprehensive range of accessories from alloy wheels to carpet mats is available to complement the • Oil change service – According to flexible service interval display (after 2 years at the latest). • Finance lease
factory-fitted option list. Volkswagen approved accessories purchased from and fitted by your authorised • Inspection service2 – First after 2 years or 20,000 miles (30,000km), then every one year or 20,000 miles • Contract hire
Volkswagen retailer at the point of vehicle sale will also benefit from the three-year vehicle warranty. (30,000km), whichever is soonest. With all Volkswagen Finance products you can choose a fixed-cost maintenance plan to help you budget for
The up! model is only available with the Fixed Service schedule. Please consult your authorised Volkswagen your servicing and maintenance costs. No matter what finance product you choose, your local Volkswagen
Extended Warranty retailer or repairer for advice and full details. retailer will be able to provide you with a personalised quote that could meet your budget and vehicle needs.
If you order the Volkswagen Extended Warranty as an option when buying your new Beetle then you get the Please note: If you purchase a Volkswagen Fixed Price Service Plan your vehicle will follow the Fixed
100% Volkswagen Warranty and you can continue to enjoy comprehensive Volkswagen protection against Service schedule. Fuel consumption and CO2 Emissions 1  All warranty work must be completed by an authorised Volkswagen retailer or repairer.
2 The inspection service first at 3 years (or 40,000 miles) and then every second year (or 40,000 miles) has additional workscope.
many unforeseeable repair costs. Designed to your needs, you can purchase an extra one or two year’s Fuel consumption and CO2 figures are obtained under standardised EU test conditions (Directive 93/116/EEC). 3 The quoted mileage is based on a conversion from kilometres and is therefore unlikely to exceed circa 18,000 miles between oil changes.
warranty up to a maximum of five years or 90,000 miles. Volkswagen Insurance4 This allows a direct comparison between different manufacturer models but may not represent the actual 4 Volkswagen Financial Services is a trading name of Volkswagen Financial Services (UK) Limited (‘VWFS UK’). Registered in England and
Wales number: 2835230. Registered Office: Brunswick Court, Yeomans Drive, Blakelands, Milton Keynes MK14 5LR. Financial and consumer
We want you to start enjoying your new car from day one and thanks to Volkswagen free 5 day insurance, fuel consumption achieved in ‘real world’ driving conditions. More information is available on the Volkswagen credit services are provided by VWFS UK. Annual insurance credit is provided by Ageas Retail Limited.
you can. Call free on 0330 303 6930 (lines are open Monday to Friday 8am – 9pm and Saturday 9am – 5pm), website at www.volkswagen.co.uk and at www.dft.gov.uk/vca. The weight of a vehicle will influence the Volkswagen Motor Insurance from VWFS UK is sold and administered by Ageas Retail Limited, registered in England and Wales
number: 1324965 Registered Office: Ageas House, Hampshire Corporate Park, Templars Way, Eastleigh, Hampshire SO53 3YA.
provide a few details and a cover note will be sent to your retailer. They will then tax your car and you can level of CO2 emissions it produces; as a result, vehicles with higher levels of specification and factory-fitted VWFS UK and Ageas Retail Limited are not part of the same corporate group.
5 Ensurance from Volkswagen Financial Services is sold and administered by Lawshield UK Limited, registered in England number: 3360532.
drive it away. options may emit higher levels of CO2. Choosing larger alloy wheels than those fitted as standard may result in Registered office: Lawshield House, 850 Ibis Court, Lakeside Drive, Centre Park, Warrington, Cheshire, WA1 1RL and underwritten by
increased fuel consumption as well as higher CO2 emissions and subsequently an increased Vehicle Excise Duty UK General Insurance Limited on behalf of Great Lakes Insurance SE. Great Lakes Insurance SE is a German insurance company with
its headquarters at Königinstrasse 107, 80802 Munich. UK Branch office: Plantation Place, 30 Fenchurch Street, London, EC3M 3AJ.
(VED) band. BIK rates paid by company car drivers may also increase. In some instances, the recommended 6 Finance is available to 18s and over, subject to status. Terms and conditions apply. Volkswagen Finance.
‘On the road’ retail price paid for a vehicle may increase as a result of the increased VED rate. CO2 is the
main greenhouse gas responsible for global warming. The specifications contained in this brochure are for
information purposes only and are subject to change.

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